OLYMPIC HOT TUB EVERETT HAS A NEW HOME

OLYMPIC HOT TUB EVERETT HAS A NEW HOME

EVERETT, WA July 6th, 2021- Olympic Hot Tub built their first Everett showroom in 1986 in the Nielsen Center on SE Everett Mall Way. For 35 years, Olympic has been the only hot tub company with a consistent presence in Everett. And now they have moved to a new home... Read More

Olympic Hot Tub Introduces Swim Spas

Olympic Hot Tub Introduces Swim Spas

SEATTLE, WA -  Are you more than ready to take a swim, but the closest lap lane seems like a lifetime away? Grab your goggles, Olympic Hot Tub has the answer. In keeping with their tradition of offering health and wellness through water, Olympic is now carrying the xStream line... Read More

Olympic Hot Tub’s 4th Annual Founder’s Event, October 2020

Olympic Hot Tub’s 4th Annual Founder’s Event, October 2020

Olympic Hot Tub kicks off its 4th Annual Founder’s Event by shining a light to help end hunger by supporting three regional food banks serving communities in the Puget Sound area. The event honors founders Alice Cunningham and Blair Osborn and their legacy of giving. This year Olympic Hot Tub... Read More

OLYMPIC HOT TUB CELEBRATES 4TH ANNUAL “HONORING  HEROES ” EVENT

OLYMPIC HOT TUB CELEBRATES 4TH ANNUAL “HONORING HEROES ” EVENT

Proceeds to be Donated to the Joint Base Lewis-McChord Fisher House   This July, Olympic Hot Tub kicks off its 4th annual “Honoring Heroes” event to support charities serving people tied to either the military, police, fire or teachers. This year’s beneficiary is Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s Fisher House. “Courage, bravery,... Read More

SilkBalance Names Top Retailers as it Celebrates 10th Anniversary

SilkBalance Names Top Retailers as it Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Spa Water Care Company Awards Best Retailers of 2018 LAS VEGAS, Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SilkBalance, a leader in the pool and spa industry, celebrated its 10th anniversary with an awards ceremony for the best authorized retailers at the 2018 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo in Las Vegas. Highlighting the winners was Don... Read More

Philanthropic Events And Youth Cycling Team

Philanthropic Events And Youth Cycling Team

"Our relentless pursuit of making the best hot tub in the world was just one way we got there. We also partner with the absolute best hot tub dealers in North America. Not only are our dealers committed to delivering a fantastic shopping experience, but they also give back to... Read More

Olympic Hot Tub Inaugurates Annual Founder’s Event in October 2017

Olympic Hot Tub Inaugurates Annual Founder’s Event in October 2017

"In October, Olympic Hot Tub kicks off its first annual Founder’s Event by shining a light to help end hunger supporting three regional food banks serving communities in the Puget Sound area. The event honors founders Alice Cunningham, and Blair Osborn and their legacy of giving. This year’s beneficiaries include... Read More

Selling Against Other Markets: Lifestyle Over Recreation

Selling Against Other Markets: Lifestyle Over Recreation

"Discretionary spending has increased over the past few years as the US economy recovers. This is good news for hot tub retailers, who saw sales growth across the industry in 2016. However, this also spells increased competition between other discretionary markets, including RVs, boats, and travel. How can spa retailers... Read More

Gift of cash, not a tub, to JBLM residence

Gift of cash, not a tub, to JBLM residence

Fisher House, a temporary home-like residence for families of active and veteran service members who are receiving extended medical care at Madigan Army Medical Center, received $22,250 over the weekend from Olympic Hot Tub. Company owner Don Riling says, “Olympic Hot Tub’s focus is on wellness, so it's an honor... Read More

3 Dealers on Why They Sell Tubs — and Skip Pools

3 Dealers on Why They Sell Tubs — and Skip Pools

"Many pool and spa companies aspire to be all things to all people — a one-stop-shop, so to speak, for swimming pools, hot tubs, patio furniture, landscaping, decking and more. While the "more is better" philosophy works for some, it's certainly not for everyone. In fact, with the birth of... Read More

THE HOW AND WHY OF INVENTORY TURNOVER

THE HOW AND WHY OF INVENTORY TURNOVER

"Looking for another sure way to improve your spa business’s cash flow? When was the last time you looked at your average number of days to turn inventory? Spa Retailer recently published an article on the SR Panel’s Most Important Numbers where Don Riling, owner of Olympic Hot Tub from... Read More

Talking Spas with Olympic Hot Tub’s Don Riling

Talking Spas with Olympic Hot Tub’s Don Riling

"On a recent sunny summer day, “View From the Top” checked in with Don Riling, the new president of Olympic Hot Tub, a Seattle-based retailer. The topic was (surprise!) hot tubs, and in a short Q&A, he shared some observations. Here are excerpts: Q: You’ve been at Olympic Hot Tub... Read More

Sell spa covers with a direct mail campaign

Sell spa covers with a direct mail campaign

"When spa sales slow, as they have recently, dealers tend to look to past customers to make up some of the difference. One common strategy is to increase sales of replacement covers and lifters, and an excellent way to do that is through direct mail. The keys to a good... Read More

Step This Way

Step This Way

The recreational dream on wheels lit up the showroom: a $50,000 minivan with enough seating to lose a basketball star and enough extra gizmos to keep everyone in the family happily occupied. The parents and their two kids eagerly climbed inside — only to find that the overhead TV had... Read More